Category: Diving with Sharks

Whale sharks Utila Honduras March 2017

My whale shark dream became true in Utila, Honduras

After hundreds of dives all around the world, I thought I was cursed. The first time I could have seen it was in Gili Trawangan, Indonesia, 5 years ago. The whale shark was below the boat at the safety stop, but I had ascended way before everyone else as my buddy had emptied his tank in ...

Basking shark diving trips in the Sound of Mull, Scotland

It was my second summer in Scotland. Like last year I had just arrived, I decided this year to use the experience I built up and to stay in Scotland the entire summer to explore more of the country underwater and beyond. The two scuba diving weekends I spent in Lochaline, exploring the Sound of ...

[VIDEO] Meeting the basking sharks in the Sound of Mull, Scotland

Every summer, from the end of July to the end of August, the 2nd largest fish in the world, the basking shark, come to enjoy waters rich of plankton on the coast of West Scotland, and especially in the Sound of Mull. Starting from the port of Lochaline, we were scuba diving on the wall ...

Playing Hide and Seek with the thresher shark in Malapascua, Philippines

Going to the Philippines without indulging myself with some relaxing time on a paradise island? No, of course, that was not possible! But instead of going to the overcrowded touristy Bocaray, I decided to end my island-hopping tour in the Visayas by Malapascua, the tiny island on the north-east tip of Cebu Island. Only 2km long ...

[VIDEO] Diving the white-tip shark cavern of Gato Island, Philippines

During my relaxing stay on the paradise island of Malapascua, at the North of Cebu Island, I had the opportunity to go on a couple of day trips to go diving a bit further away. In the video below, you will see what was my favourite spot: Gato island. About 1 hour of boat ride from ...